USDA to Host April 3 Workshop on Funding to Repair and Improve Housing for Farmworkers

USDA to Host April 3 Workshop on Funding to Repair and Improve Housing for Farmworkers

WASHINGTON, March 21, 2024 – U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development Under Secretary Dr. Basil Gooden announced today that USDA will host a workshop on Wednesday, April 3, 2024, at 2 p.m. ET for potential applicants of the Off-Farm Labor Housing Repair Program.  

Participants will learn more about the application process, borrower responsibilities and other program details. To register, visit: Webinar Registration - Zoom (zoomgov.com)

USDA recently announced it is accepting applications for this program until noon ET on June 18.  

The Department seeks applications from farmers, nonprofits, local governments and federally recognized Tribes to improve, repair or modify multifamily housing properties for farmworkers currently financed by USDA. The program is offering grants and loans of up to $40,000.  

For more information about the program and how to apply, see page 19400 of the March 18, 2024 Federal Register.

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